|RagRadio2011-05-13 / Artist, Musician, Actor & Comic Kerry Awn - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Kerry Awn is an acclaimed artist, muralist, musician, actor, and comic. Since the '70s he's been one of Austin's premier rock poster and album cover artists, and his illustrations appeared prominently in underground papers The Rag and Space City!. Kerry has spent over three decades in Austin performing with the famed sketch comedy group, Esther's Follies, the comedy rock band Uranium Savages, and as a stand-up comic...
Keywords: Underground Press; Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Kerry Awn; Artists; Musicians; Esther's Follies; The Rag; Space City; Uranium Savages
|Rag Radio 2010-04-13 / 60s Houston Counterculture w/Sherwood Bishop & Bobby Ray Eakin - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Houston 60s counterculture and alternative media with Sherwood Bishop and Bobby Ray Eakin. Sherwood Bishop was a member of the editorial collective at Houston underground newspaper Space City!. He was also director of the Houston Peace Center and the Houston Committee to End the War in Vietnam, and founder and/or director of a food co-op, a communal farm, a day care center, a “free university,” an alternative library, and a drug crisis center...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Sherwood Bishop; Bobby Ray; Bobby Eakin; Thorne Dreyer; Space City!; Pacifica Radio; Counterculture; Sixties; Houston; Austin; Underground Press; Alternative Media
|Rag Radio 2013-11-15 - Original Ragstaffers: Maryland Legislator Doyle Niemann & Activist/Poet Mariann Wizard - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Thorne Dreyer's guests on Rag Radio are Doyle Niemann, now a progressive leader in the Maryland House of Delegates, and poet/activist Mariann Garner-Wizard. Niemann and Wizard (then Mariann Vizard) both worked with The Rag, Austin’s now legendary underground newspaper, published from 1966-1977. Doyle Niemann was an anti-war activist at the University of Nebraska and the University of Texas where he worked with the Young Democrats and the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Mariann Wizard; Doyle Niemann; The Rag; Maryland House of Delegates; Underground Press; Sixties; Activists; Poets; In These Times; Great Speckled Bird; Space City; Alternative Medicine
|The Time Traveling Robots in Space: Episode 26 - The Tacocopter - Galactic Netcasts|
On this episode we talk about... * An actual store that specializes in time travel related things. http://dailytrojan.com/2012/03/25/quirky-finds-flourish-at-time-travel-mart/ * Zooey Deschanel being cast in the movie About Time. http://www.filmschoolrejects.com/news/zooey-deschanel-might-time-travel-for-love-actually-director-richard-curtis-about-time.php * New Robocop actor Joel Kinnaman discussing what's going to be different about the re-boot...
Keywords: 1960; Zooey Deschanel; About Time; New Robocop; Robocop re-boot; Joel Kinnaman; Tacocopter; Space City USA; Huntsville; Alabama; amusement park; space junk; international space station; ISS; Star Trek: TOS; The Cage; Mass Effect 3
|People United 2014 Jan 24 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features Thorne Dreyer and Alice Embree on activism and the alternative press in Austin, Texas, during the 1960s and 1970s. They spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin on January 30, 2013.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Thorne Dreyer; Alice Embree; activism; alternative press; underground press; underground newspaper; independent media; journalism; free speech; assembly; participatory democracy; public space; social space; campus; geography; students; University of Texas at Austin; Students for Democratic Action; Students for a Democratic Society; Port Huron Statement; Gentle Thursday; The Daily Texan; Red River Women's Press; Fly By Night Press; The Rag; Rag Reunion; The Rag Blog; Rag Radio; New Journalism Project; technology; offset printing; internet; counterculture; civil rights; war; anti-war; soldiers; veterans; cooperative; collective; housing; transportation; solidarity; movement; liberation; gay; women; feminism; gentrification; segregation; desegregation; economic; gender; racial; social; justice; black; Chicano; United Farm Workers; Brown Berets; Juarez-Lincoln University; East Austin; Vietnam; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Chile; Oleo Strut; Under the Hood Cafe; Killeen; Houston; Space City News; KPFT; Texas; United States; 1960s; 1970s; history; current events